A Seattle woman was killed as a result of a two-car collision on April 21 near Royal City.

Marcella Gulick, 70, from Seattle was driving east on State Route 26 about four miles west of Royal City around 8 p.m. She attempted to pass a semi truck and struck another vehicle head-on. Both vehicles came to a rest on the eastbound shoulder after the collision.

Gulick was declared deceased at the scene. The other driver, Juan Ojeda, 20, of Royal City was injured and airlifted to Central Washington Hospital and later Harborview Hospital. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts in the collision.

Drugs or alcohol were not involved in the accident. Both vehicles were totaled.

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